The Sneetches ; and, What was I scared of? by Dr. Seuss

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Published by Collins in (London) .

Written in English

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  • Children"s stories.

Edition Notes

"The Sneetches" originally published: New York : Random House, 1961 ; London : Collins, 1965.

Book details

Statementby Dr Seuss.
SeriesCollins colour cubs
ContributionsSeuss, Dr.
The Physical Object
Pagination(51)p. :
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21988710M
ISBN 100001960040
OCLC/WorldCa16433684

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The hardback book is the same size as other Seuss titles like Fox in Socks or The Cat in the Hat, so it is smaller than the Sneetches book. The only thing I don't particularly like is that the cover states "A glow-in-the-dark encounter", although I understand why it does; /5().

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"What Was I Scared Of?" tells the tale of a character who repeatedly meets up with an empty pair of pale-green pants. The character, who is the narrator, is initially afraid of the pants, which are able to stand on their own despite the lack of a wearer.

However when he screams for help, the pants also start to cry and he realizes that "they were just as scared as I!" The empty pants and the. Description of the book "What Was I Scared Of?": Dr. Seuss in a glowing new format.

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This book goes to show that once we get to know one another, we have more in common than what our fear told us and we can begin to mend that bridge to become friends/5(). The story. One of the Dr Seuss books, The Sneetches and Other Stories, contains four different can be used to teach children wonderful life lessons.

The first and most well-known story in this Dr Seuss book is the tale of the Sneetches. Originally published by Random House Children's Books in Description: 65 pages: color illustrations ; 29 cm: Contents: The Sneetches --The Zax --Too many Daves --What was I scared of.

Series Title: Dr. Seuss Books. Other Titles: Sneetches Zax Too many Daves What was I scared of. Responsibility: written and illustrated by Dr. Seuss. More. At that point, the pants begin to cry, which is weird. But it helps the narrator realize that the pants are just as scared as he is.

The narrator puts his arm around the empty pants and calms down the poor scared britches. Aww. The two still meet each other in the woods pretty often. Now, they greet each other with a smile and a hello. Olson Reads Dr. Seuss's What Was I Scared Of.

THE SNEETCHES "Now, the Star-Belly Sneetches / Had bellies with stars. / The Plain-Belly Sneetches / Had none upon thars." This collection of four of Dr. Seuss's most winning stories begins with that unforgettable tale of the unfortunate Sneetches, bamboozled by one Sylvester McMonkey McBean ("the Fix-it-up Chappie"), who teaches them that pointless prejudice can be costly/5.

Seuss wrote and illustrated 44 world-famous books for children (and their lucky parents!). In this collection of shorter stories, you'll enjoy 'The Sneetches,' 'The Zax,' 'Too Many Daves,' and 'What Was I Scared of?' Recommended for ages 3 to 8. The Sneetches and Other Stories () by Brand: Random House.

After reading Dr. Seuss's book, What Was I Scared Of. (Also found in The Sneetches) discuss what kinds of things people are afraid of and how they can overcome their fears.

The packet includes a class book writing prompt, as well as a more advanced writing prompt for older students. There's also a list of 19 quotes about fear. This is a book of short stories, 4 in total.

The kids have probably never encountered one before. • The first story, The Sneetches, is about a charlatan, discrimination and bullying. The other story that I really like in the book is the last one, What Was I Scared of.

About The Sneetches and Other Stories: Read & Listen Edition. Seuss creates another timeless picture-book classic with The Sneetches and Other Stories. Are you a Star-Belly Sneetch or a Plain-Belly Sneetch. This delightful book contains four tales with deliciously subtle takes on how silly it.

We have four settings, one for each story in the book: the beach ("The Sneetches"), Prax Prairie ("The Zax"), Mrs.

McCave's House ("Too Many Daves"), and the forest ("What Was I Scared Of?"). In each of these settings, Dr. Seuss gives the absolute minimal amount of detail necessary to get the point across—both in the words and the pictures.

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The Sneetches and What Was I Scared Of have plenty of laughs and some underlying truths which may find their lodging places in small listeners' minds. The Zac and Too Many Daves are just plain goofy nonsense, but their brevity will recommend them for those small fry with concentration problems.

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And no kind of Sneetch is the best of the beaches. The story of the Star-bellied Sneetches and their star-less friends is a perfect guide for kids growing up in today's multicultural world. Get this from a library. The Sneetches and other stories.

[Seuss, Dr.] -- The star-bellied Sneetches think they're much better than the plain-bellied Sneetches. But they're about to discover that it's what's inside that really matters. The Sneetches and Other Stories (Classic Seuss) - Kindle edition by Dr. Seuss. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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National Education Association - Top Books for Children # ANNOTATION I had great success with this book at the third, fourth, fifth and sixth grade levels.

The Sneetches encourage children not to pass judgment on the way people look. The Zax shows the value of compromise, and What Was I Scared of illustrates the fear of the unknown. The title of this book is The Sneetches and Other Stories and it was written by Dr.

Seuss. This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is Unknown and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Random House Books for Young Readers and has a total of 72 pages in the book.

The Sneetches and Other Stories Dr. Seuss Illustrator: Dr. Seuss Published: Country: United States Genre: Children's Literature Contents[show] Description The Sneetches Some Sneetches have stars on their bellies and other do not. The star-bellied Sneetches exclude the Sceetches who have no stars from everything they do.

One a "fix-it-up" chapie named Sylvestor McMonkey McBean brings a. First published as part of The Sneetches and Other Stories collection, the classic Dr.

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And no kind of Sneetch is the best of the beaches. The story of the Star-bellied Sneetches and their star-less friends is a perfect guide for kids growing up in today’s multicultural world. Embrace diversity with Dr. Seuss and the Sneetches in this collection of stories about acceptance.

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Seuss, is an outstanding story. In this story the plain belly Sneetches are left out of all the activities that the Sneetches with stars on their bellies do. All the plain belly Sneetches wanted to do was join in and feel welcome, to have fun, and not be left out in the dark.The Sneetches: Dr Seuss: Hardcover: Humorous Stories book.

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